Aged Mustard Green Color


Aged Mustard Green is calm, warm-toned shade of warm yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool blue, warm magenta or mid cyan

Inverse Color #9191cf
Complementary Color #30306e
Color Shade: warm yellow (60° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 30.98% (better contrasting with white)
Aged Mustard Green Color Sample
Aged Mustard Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #6e6e30

If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Aged Mustard Green Color. The Majorca Green color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a orange bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Fresh Artichoke (#7c8447) for more calm effect. Try Soldier Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#30306e is the best complementary color to Aged Mustard Green. Cool blue shades generally complement the warm yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #6e6e30 complementary color is Jacarta, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm red, warm yellow, and cool yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Pesto are #6e4f30 and #4f6e30. Thus found on the left and right of #6e6e30 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Shingle Fawn and Chalet Green colors as they work well with Aged Mustard Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Aged Mustard Green palette consists of #4e306e and #304e6e colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#30306e). Try Jacarta and San Juan colors in combination with #6e6e30, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #6e6e30 offers a combination of mid magenta and mid cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Aged Mustard Green. Thus Finn and Casal giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Aged Mustard Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Jacarta, Amazon, and Finn split by 90° on the color wheel. #6e6e30 square combo is a palette of warm yellow, cool green, cool blue and warm magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Aged Mustard Green tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#30306e) and two others. The Casal is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Buccaneer – 120° from the complementary Jacarta. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #306d6e and #6e3030.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #6e6e30 is made of 41% red, 41% green and 18% blue. In a HSL mode Aged Mustard Green has a hue angle of 60°, a saturation of 39.24% and a lightness of 30.98%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #6e6e30 is made of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 24.32% yellow and 56.86% black ink.

HEX #6e6e30
RGB Decimal rgb(110,110,48)
RGB Percentage 41%, 41%, 18%
CMYK 0, 0, 24.32, 56.86
HSL hsl(60,39.24%,30.98%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(60,56.36%,43.14%)
CIE-LAB lab(45.1931,-9.2243,34.0341)
XYZ xyz(12.5398,14.6803,4.969)